CENTRAL LIBRARY

           NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY KURUKSHETRA

 

 

The Library initially set up in 1965 has grown in size, collection and services. Presently NIT Kurukshetra has a very spacious Library with good collection of documents which includes text and reference books, video cassettes, CD- ROMs and large number of Print & Online Journals and e-books. With its growing resources, space & services, the Library caters to the need of faculty, research scholars and students.

FACILITIES & SERVICES

 

Library Collection

Indian & International Standards

Total Floor Area & Reading Space

Reprographic Services

Book Bank

Reference Services

Library Hours

Binding

Library Automation

Library Membership & Loan privileges

Video Cassettes & CD-ROMs

Loss of Books

Current Journals

Care of Books

INDEST – e-Resources

Contact Person

JCCC

Stack Guide

NPTEL Web & Video Courses

 

Library Collection

(as on 31.03.2017)

  Library Books

 57535

  Book Bank

103594

  Back Sets

 7097

  Standards

 10097

  VHS/CDs/DVDs

 1284

  e-Books

 9792

  Thesis

 4454

  Total Documents

  193853  

Total Floor Area & Reading Space

The Library is a growing organism. To meet all the requirements sufficient space has been added for stacking, reading and other services. The Library has a reading capacity for 500 readers and sufficient space for stacking new documents, digital library and Audio Visual Centre. The total area of the library at present is 36711sq-ft.

Book Bank Facilities

The Institute has a strong Book Bank collection, which caters to the needs of all the students for all the semesters including M.Tech, MBA & MCA. They are given 8 books for a semester without any charges. General category students are given 5 books for a semester without any fee and they can get five additional books against payment of Rs.30/- per book for a full semester.

Library Hours

Reading Facilities 24 x 7
Stack & circulation
All Working Days 08.30 AM to 08.00 PM
Saturdays, Sunday & Holidays 10.00 AM to 05.00 PM

Library Automation System, Web-OPAC & Circulation

Library is providing automated services in all sections of the Library using LIBSYS Software. Database of the Library is updated regularly and Readers can search the documents using Web-OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue).

All the books are bar-coded and members are also given Bar-Coded membership card for smooth circulation of documents in the Library.

Video Cassettes & CD-ROM Facilities

The Library has procured 663 educational video cassettes prepared by IITs and other agencies for self-learning. We have procured 61 CDs covering various areas of knowledge. A separate Audio-Visual Centre is set up to promote the use of such non-book material

Current Journals

The Library subscribes to 105 Print and Approx. 5400+ Online Journals in the field of Science and Technology. A number of complimentary copies are also received by it. This list of Journals is displayed in Periodical Section of the Library and also available on the Library Intranet

e-Shodh Sindhu (ESS)

The NITK Library is a core member of e-Shodh Sindhu Consortium set up by MHRD. Approximately 5400+ e-resources are subscribed/provided through the Consortium. To access online resources in the Institute premises, the library is providing services through internally maintained web server. All these resources/e-journals can be accessed through library Intranet site http://172.16.0.52. The site provides the direct links to the following e-resources:

 

Sr. No

Electronic Resources

URL

 

E-resources provided by e-Shodh Sindhu

1.

ACM Digital Library

http://dl.acm.org/

 

2.

American Physical Society

http://publish.aps.org/browse.html

 

3.

ASCE Journals Online

http://ascelibrary.org/

 

4.

ASME Journals Online

http://asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/

 

5.

ASTM Standards + Digital Library

https://compass.astm.org/

 

6.

Economic & Political Weekly

http://epw.in/

 

7.

Emerald CFTI Collection (298 titles)

http://www.emeraldinsight.com/

 

8.

IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL) Online

http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/

 

9.

Institute for Studies in Industrial Development (ISID) Database

http://isid.org.in/

 

10.

JGate Plus (JCCC)

http://jgateplus.com/search

 

11.

JSTOR

http://www.jstor.org/

 

12.

Nature

http://www.nature.com/

 

13.

Oxford University Press

http://www.oxfordjournals.org/

 

14.

Web of Science Lease Access

http://www.webofknowledge.com/

 

Directly Subscribed by the Institute

15.

ACI MCP+ Journal Subscription

http://standards.bsbedge.com/

 

16.

AIP

http://scitation.aip.org/

 

17.

ASCE Proceedings

http://www.asce.org/

 

18.

Capitaline

www.capitaline.com

 

19.

CUP: Science & Technology

http://journals.cambridge.org/

 

20.

EzProxy

http://52.172.158.49:2048/login

 

21.

FedGate

http://fedgate.cloudapp.net/

 

22.

Proquest Database: Thesis

http://search.proquest.com/

 

23.

Sage Publication: IMeche

http://online.sagepub.com/browse/by/title/

 

24.

Science Direct Journals with Back Files (Vol. 1 Issue 1)

www.sciencedirect.com/

 

25

SciFinder

https://scifinder.cas.org

 

26

Springer Journals with (Back Files Engg. & computer Sci)

http://link.springer.com/

 

27

Springer: LNCS 2017

http://link.springer.com/

 

28

T&F: 351 Journals

http://www.tandfonline.com/

 

29

Turnitin (for Plagiarism)

Users can send their article/thesis to: librarynitk[at]gmail.com

http://turnitin.com/

 

30

Wiley: 117 Journals

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/

 

31

SIAM (2008-2009)

Intranet Version (http://172.16.0.52)

 

32

NPTEL Web &Video Courses

Library Server (172.16.0.43

And  172.16.0.53)

 

 

 

(User Name: lib Password: lib)

 

 

Standards

 

33

ASME Standards

http://asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/index.aspx

 

34

BS Civil Engg Standards

Intranet Version (http://172.16.0.52)

 

35

IEC Standards

Intranet Version (http://172.16.0.52)

 

36

Indian Standards

Intranet Version (http://172.16.0.52)

 

 

E-Books

 

 

37

Cambridge University Press

http://ebooks.cambridge.org

 

38

CRC/Taylor & Francis

http://www.tandfonline.com/

 

39

EBSCO

http://web.ebscohost.com

 

40

Elsevier/ Science Direct

http://www.sciencedirect.com

 

41

MGH: Access Engineering

http://accessengineeringlibrary.com

 

42

Springer: Engineering 2017

www.ebooks.springerlink.com

 

43

Wiley

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com

 

44

World Scientific

http://www.worldscientific.com/

 

User can directly visit the sites for search of Journals, Proceedings of Conferences, Standards, articles etc. covered under respective e-resources.

JGate Plus:

JGate Plus Custom Content for the e-Shodh Sindhu (ESS) consortium set up by the MHRD. It provides the facility to users of NITs to get an article from other member libraries of e-Shodh Sindhu consortium. If a journal is not subscribed by NIT Library and is available with any IIT or IISc, a user can send the online request for an article. The copy of requested article is supplied by the concerned IITs/IISc to the NIT Library.

NPTEL Web & Video Courses:

The Library has procured NPTEL Web & Video Courses designed & developed by IIT, Chennai in various discipline of Engineering & Sciences for the use of Faculty Members, Research Scholars & Students. Users can access these video courses through Library intranet site http://172.16.0.52.

 

Indian & International Standards

(i) All Indian Standards are available on CD (Intranet). Users can view, browse and take the print from their offices through LAN.

(ii) The Library Intranet site has Full-Featured Search Engine for IS Codes. A user can search for a particular IS Code either by its code number or by a specified keyword. Search with in a Search feature is also provided.

(iii) The Library also has a print version of 9979 Indian Standards and good number of British and Australian Standards including IRC Codes.

Reprographic Facilities:

A contractor is appointed to provide the Reprographic Services to the readers. Reproduction from books, periodicals & other material is provided @ 50 paisa per copy.

Reference Service:

The Reference Sources provide current information on a wide range of subjects. Documents which are only for in-house reference includes dictionaries, encyclopedias, hand-books, year books, Atlas etc. These are arranged in separate shelves. Qualified and trained library personnel are on duty to help the users to locate any desired information.

Binding:

The Library has its own bindery, which binds books, college reports and undertakes binding work for the departments and others. The Library is equipped with cutting, stitching, spiral binding & lamination machines.

Library Membership & Loan privileges

Students, Teachers, Research Scholars and staff of the Institute are admitted as members of the library. Library membership forms can be obtained and submitted at the circulation counter in the library. The number of books that may be borrowed by each category of members and the period of loan is as under:

  Category of Members   No. of Books Loan   Period of

  Teachers

  20

  One Month

  Research Scholars

  5

  One Month

  M.Tech

  5

  One Month

  B.Tech.

  3

  14 days

  Other Staff (Non-Teaching)

  5

  One Month

Conditions on Loans

i) The Librarian reserves the right to recall any book issued to the members even prior to the due date of return.

ii) Reference books, thesis and other special reading materials shall not ordinarily be loaned to members.

iii) Bound volumes of periodicals will be lent to teachers only.

iv) Unbound periodicals may only be borrowed by teachers only. However, the latest issue shall not be lent out.

v) Members should return Library books before the due date, failing which an over due charge of Rs. 1.00 per day per book shall be levied up to 15 days and thereafter, Rs. 2.00 per day per book.

Loss of Books

Members shall have to replace the books lost by them or will have to pay double the price of the book. If a book so lost belongs to a set and is not available separately the members shall have to replace the whole set or pay double the price of the set.

Care of Books

I) The Library books are for the benefit of not only the present but also for the future members of the Library. They should, therefore, be handled with every care and consideration.

II) Damaging and defacing of books is highly objectionable and may lead to cancellation of membership privileges and replacement of damaged book by a new one.

Contact Person  

Name

Designation

Phone

E-Mail

 

Internal

External

Dr. Krishan Gopal

Librarian

M.Com, Ph.D in Library Science

281

238544

233281

kgopalnitk@yahoomail.com

librarynitk@gmail.com

Office

285

233285

librarynitk@gmail.com

Acquisition Section

284

233284

librariannitk@yahoomail.com

Technical Section

283

233283

 

Circulation Section

292

233292

 

Periodical Section

289

233289

librariannitk@rediffmail.com

Computer Section/e-resources

288

233288

librariannitk@rediffmail.com

Book Bank

286

233286

 

Binding Section

287

233287

 

 

Stack Guide

      

COMPUTER ENGINEERING

003 Optimization/ Operations Research

003.54 Information Technology

004 Computer Science/Data Processing

004.16 Microcomputer/Microprocessor

004.35 Parallel & Distribute Processing

004.22 Computer Architecture

005.1 Software Engineering.

005.133 Programming Language

005.43 Operating Systems

005.74 Database Management

006.3 Artificial Intelligence

006.33 Expert Systems

006.6 Computer Graphic

006.7 Multimedia

 

MECHANICAL

620 Engineering

620.00452 Reliability Engineering

620.1 Applied Mechanics

621.1/.2 Fluid Mechanics

620.11 Engineering Materials

620.112 Strength of Materials

620.1123 Elasticity and Plasticity

620.1124 Stress and Strains

620.1129 Materials, Elect/Mech

620.16 Metal Properties & Tests

620.3 Mechanical Vibration

621.042 Energy Engineering

621.1 Stream Power Engineering

621.2 Hydraulics Power Engineering

621.26 Hydraulics Machinery

621.402 Heat Engineering

621.4021 Thermodynamics

621.4022 Heat Transfer

621.43 Internal Combustion Engines

621.47 Solar Energy Engineering

621.48 Nuclear Engineering

621.56 Refrigeration &Aircondition

621.75 Machine Shop Practice

621.81 Mechanism & Machine Theory

621.815 Machine Design

621.82 Engineering Design

621.83 Gears

621.86 Material Handling Equipment

621.89 Lubrication/Tribology

621.9 Machine Tools

629.1 Aerospace Engineering

629.2 Automobile Engineering

650 Business Management

658 Management

658.3 Personal Management

658.5 Industrial Engg/ Production Mgt.

658.8 Marketing Management

669 Metallurgy

670 Manufacturing Technology

671 Workshop Technology

681.2 Industrial Instrumentation

744.442 Engineering & Mech. Drawing

774 Holograph

ELECTRICAL

621.3 Electrical Engineering

621.31 Electric Power Generation

621.313 Electric Machine

621.316 Electromagnetic Engineering

621.317 Electrical Control

621.319 Electric Power Transmission

621.3191 Electric Power Systems

621.3192 Network Analysis/Synthesis

621.32 Illumination Engineering/Lightning

621.3692 Fiber Optics

621.37 Electrical Measurement

621.374 Instrumentation

ELECTRONICS

621.381 Electronics Engineering.

621.3813 Microwave Electronics

621.3815 Circuits Electronics

621.38151 Electronic Tubes

621.38152 Semiconductors

621.38153 Circuits, Electronics Design

621.3817 Micro Electronics

621.38173 Integrated Circuits

621.382 Communication Engineering.

621.384 Radio/Engineering

621.388 Television

629.8 Automatic Control Engineering

629.892 Robots Computer Science

629.83 Feedback Control Systems

629.895 Computer Control.

 

CIVIL ENGINEERING

523 Astronomy

526.9 Surveying

550 Geology

551.22 Earthquakes

551.4 Geomorphology

551.49 Ground Water

624 Civil Engineering

624.15 Foundation Engineering

624.151 Soil Mech.

624.154 Pile Foundation

624.17 Structural Theory/Analysis

624.182 Steel Structures

624.183 Reinforced Concrete

624.2 Bridges

625.7 Roads & Highways

627 Hydraulic Engineering

627.52 Irrigation Engineering

627.8 Hydraulic Structures

628 Public Health Engineering

628.1 Water Supply Engineering

628.2 Sewerage

628.3 Sewage Treatment

628.5 Pollution & Industrial Sanitation

631.4 Soil Conservation

690 Building Construction

691 Building Material

693.5 Concrete Construction

721 Architectural Construction

 

MATHEMATICS

510 Mathematics

511.8 Algorithms

512 Algebra

515.3 Differential Calculus

516 Geometry

517 Numerical Analysis

519 Statics

519.2 Probabilities

519.4 Numerical Analysis

PHYSICS

530 Physics

530.78 Physics – Experiments

530.123 Quantum Mechanics

530.15 Mathematical Physics

530.41 Solid State Physics

531 Mechanics

531.38 Elasticity

532.05 Fluid Dynamics

 

534 Sound/Acoustics

535 Optics

536 Heat

537 Electricity &Magnetism

537.622 Semiconductors(Physics)

538 Magnetism

539 Modern Physics

539.14 Atoms

539.7 Nuclear Physics

CHEMISTRY

540 Chemistry

541.3 Physical Chemistry

543 Analytical Chemistry

544 Qualitative Analysis

545 Quantitative Analysis

546 Inorganic Chemistry

547 Organic Chemistry

548 Crystallography

547.84 Polymers

660 Chemical Technology

668.4 Plastics

HUMANITIES & GENERELIA

001 General Knowledge

301 Sociology

320 Political Science

330 Economics

331 Labour Economics

332 Financial Economics

338 Industrial Economics

338.4762 Engineering Economics

338.7 Entrepreneurship

338.9 Planning

340 Law

350 Public Administration

360 Social Welfare

370 Education

378 Higher Education

400 Languages

420 English Language

500 Physical Science

502.8 Science & Technology

800 Literature

910 Geography

920 Biography

954 History of India